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English definition of “overbalance”

overbalance

verb [I] uk   /ˌəʊ.vəˈbæl.əns/ us    /ˌoʊ-/
to lose balance and therefore fall or nearly fall: Halfway along the wall he overbalanced and fell.Falling and droppingMoving downwards
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